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Working with Principals

Our educational landscape is changing. Many of our veteran teachers and principals are retiring and new personnel are being hired with little or no information about National History Day. This shift in school culture poses new challenges and opportunities for the NHD teacher.

The NHD teacher becomes the "teacher" to a new colleague or administrator about National History Day. To help us in this challenge, NHD went to Lisa Fisher, a current administrator and long time proponent of National History Day, with some Frequently Asked Questions about National History Day. She answered the questions and in the process gave lots of research to support her answers.

Click here to download the the piece What Do You Say When the Principal Asks...

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